Admittedly: the Maifeld-Derby in Mannheim is still quite new. 2012 saw the festival being held for the second time. Nevertheless, it is already playing successfully in the premier league of German festivals. And it does so very sustainably, too: for instance, the Maifeld-Derby was nominated in 2012 by the European Festival Awards for their “Green Operations Award”. The festival is just one of the many examples of what is happening on Mannheim’s musical scene. Discover all the different facets our city of music has to offer.